The Genetics of Humanness

Event Dates: 
Apr 8, 2011 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Chairs:

Ajit Varki, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Elaine Mardis, The Ohio State University

Event Sessions

Media for each talk can be played by clicking on icons in the "Media" column, or by clicking on the individual talk titles below and then the attachment file at the bottom of the page.

Date Media Session Title Speakers
Fri 4/8 File Welcome Margaret Schoeninger, University of California, San Diego
Fri 4/8 File Introductory Remarks Ajit Varki, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Fri 4/8 File The Orangutan Genome Elaine Mardis, The Ohio State University
Fri 4/8 File Neandertal and Denisovan Genomes Richard Green , University of California, Santa Cruz
Fri 4/8 File Segmental Duplications/Deletions Evan Eichler, University of Washington School of Medicine
Fri 4/8 File Genetic Comparisons of Human and Ape Stem Cells Alysson Muotri, University of California, San Diego
Fri 4/8 File Human Accelerated Regions in the Genome Katherine Pollard, University of California, San Francisco
Fri 4/8 File Uniquely Human Gene Regulation James Noonan, Yale University
Fri 4/8 File Comparing Immune Response Pathways in Primates Yoav Gilad, The University of Chicago
Fri 4/8 File Human-Specific Signaling Networks Genevieve Konopka, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Fri 4/8 File Human-Specific Changes in Siglec Genes Ajit Varki, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Fri 4/8 File Closing Remarks Pascal Gagneux, University of California, San Diego